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Old 06-20-2007, 04:21 PM
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The bad advice thread

Anyone ever receive bad advice? Like ridiculous advice? Here's one I got when I was about 13.

If you're gonna race, make sure you stop smoking about a week before the event. You'll be fine.
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Old 06-20-2007, 04:25 PM
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If you think that's a hornet's nest, stick your arm inside it and feel aaround.

No, I never actually got that as advice, but it's what popped into my head when I read the name of this thread.
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Old 06-20-2007, 04:50 PM
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A good deal of the medical advice around here is pretty bad.

Q: "There's blood coming out of my ear, what should I do"

A: "Just ice it for a few hours"
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Old 06-20-2007, 04:58 PM
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Sell Apple.
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Old 06-20-2007, 09:55 PM
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If you want to see if the socket is live just stick your finger in it.
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Old 06-20-2007, 10:32 PM
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like always pull towards yourself when breaking
loose bolts with a breaker bar.

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Old 06-20-2007, 11:04 PM
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Put your tongue on this here battery to test to make sure its good..
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Old 06-20-2007, 11:52 PM
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Go with Betamax . . . the picture quality is a winner.
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Old 06-20-2007, 11:52 PM
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Changing oil is just a waste of time and money!

Save the environment.

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Old 06-20-2007, 11:58 PM
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A quote from Henry Ford when Volkswagen was offered for sale just after WW2:

"I don't think what we're being offered here is worth a damm"...
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Yea, people appreciate good music... you should produce a music festival at your place.

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Old 06-21-2007, 12:09 AM
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Use a bigger screwdriver.




Off-Topic - Tom W, when did you start to use caps?
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Old 06-21-2007, 01:22 AM
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Ah, That'll buff right out.
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Old 06-21-2007, 02:56 AM
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Old 06-21-2007, 03:06 AM
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